Congrats! So wonderful to see so many new articles and a great number of
participants. Looking forward to more Wiki Loves Women activities!

Cheers,

Alex

On Mon, Feb 15, 2016 at 1:14 PM, Chris Schilling <cschill...@wikimedia.org>
wrote:

> Fantastic news, Florence.  Thanks for sharing.  : )
>
> - Jethro
>
> On Mon, Feb 15, 2016 at 3:02 PM, Florence Devouard <fdevou...@gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
> > Good evening everyone !
> >
> > Results of the contest are published !
> >
> >
> > At the end of the contest,
> >
> > 15 Anglophone teams (27 participants)
> > 18 Francophone teams (24 participants)
> > and 1 team (4 participants) from Armenian language (completely unexpected
> > ... but so very welcome!)
> >
> > produced no less than ...
> >
> > 71 new biographies in English,
> > 122 new biographies in French
> > and 41 new articles in Armenian.
> >
> > This result is way beyond our expectations! And so incredibly great!
> >
> > Check out details here
> > * In English :
> > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wiki_Loves_Women_Writing_Contest#Results
> > * In French :
> >
> https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Projet:Wiki_Loves_Women/Concours_d%27écriture/Résultats
> <https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Projet:Wiki_Loves_Women/Concours_d%27%C3%A9criture/R%C3%A9sultats>
> > <
> https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Projet:Wiki_Loves_Women/Concours_d%27%C3%A9criture/R%C3%A9sultats
> >
> >
> > Congrats everyone !
> >
> > Anthere
> >
> > Le 15/01/16 12:58, Florence Devouard a écrit :
> >
> > The Wiki Love Women writing contest is now officially open !
> >>
> >> Please join in to celebrate Wikipedia 15 by participating to the
> >> bilingual (English/French) writing contest to increase the number of
> >> notable African women that are covered on Wikipedia.
> >> The contest is also meant as a starting point of Wiki Loves Women, a
> >> content liberation project related to Women in Africa.
> >>
> >> We would love to see you participate to the writing contest !
> >> If you want to, there are 3 ways to participate
> >> * You want to create an article ? Please add your name here
> >>
> >>
> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Wiki_Loves_Women/Writing_Contest/Teams
> >> .
> >> You may be solo, or you could seek the help of others to join your team.
> >> Or you can join an already existing team. You must start a new article
> >> (translation from another language is allowed). You have 15 days :)
> >> * Or you may simply add suggestions for articles to write here :
> >>
> >>
> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Wiki_Loves_Women/Writing_Contest/Articles_suggestions
> >> .
> >> Of course, be careful of notability etc.
> >> * Or you would be willing to join the jury. If so, please drop to the
> >> page
> >>
> >>
> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Wiki_Loves_Women/Writing_Contest/Jury
> >> to propose your help
> >>
> >> It is all meant to be an easy going contest... no hassle... just for the
> >> pleasure of working together on a theme still little covered on
> >> Wikipedia (even after 15 years...)
> >>
> >> Anthere and Isla
> >>
> >>
> >> LINKS
> >>
> >> The writing contest :
> >>
> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Wiki_Loves_Women/Writing_Contest
> >>
> >> On meta :
> >> https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wiki_Loves_Women_Writing_Contest
> >>
> >> Wiki Loves Women website : http://www.wikiloveswomen.org (bear with
> >> us... still very new)
> >>
> >> Twitter #wikiloveswomen
> >>
> >> Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/WikiLovesWomen/
> >>
> >>
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